Top Giving Foundations: CO

Foundations have far-ranging interests. With some research, you’ll find one that's a “fit” for your work.

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They’re prescreened: they have a staff, issue RFPs, or otherwise indicate interest in receiving grant proposals. Some foundations are omitted, even though they award large grants, because they don’t accept unsolicited grant proposals. We list up to forty foundations for each state.

Foundation Name Total Annual Giving
The Colorado Health Foundation $94,376,763
The Denver Foundation $65,676,891
The Anschutz Foundation $63,729,024
The Daniels Fund $41,371,076
El Pomar Foundation $23,682,731
Gates Family Foundation $20,628,758
Temple Hoyne Buell Foundation $17,069,058
The Gill Foundation $13,005,780
Rose Community Foundation $12,085,833
Boettcher Foundation $10,835,926
Bohemian Foundation $10,234,749
Community Foundation of Northern Colorado $10,049,197
The Aspen Community Foundation $8,788,485
The Colorado Trust $8,595,630
The Community Foundation Boulder County $7,722,336
The Louis Calder Foundation $7,543,500
Adolph Coors Foundation $7,400,903
Global Greengrants Fund $7,360,480
Henry P. Crowell and Susan C. Crowell Trust $4,743,150
Western Union Foundation $4,711,984
Pikes Peak Community Foundation $4,098,124
Morris Animal Foundation $3,681,897
First Nations Development Institute $3,006,168
General Service Foundation $2,762,000
Partnership for Clean Competition $2,556,244
Hill Foundation $2,501,000
Western Colorado Community Foundation $2,488,613
The Anschutz Family Foundation $2,468,384
A.V. Hunter Trust, Inc. $2,445,384
Bonfils-Stanton Foundation $2,405,288
Monfort Family Foundation $2,373,286
The Kinder Morgan Foundation $2,352,283
Southern Colorado Community Foundation $2,350,362
The Garth Brooks Teammates for Kids Foundation $2,162,461
Telluride Foundation $1,974,842
Delta Dental Plan of Colorado Foundation, Inc. $1,927,282
TYL Foundation $1,852,748
The Summit Foundation $1,750,358
The Winslow Foundation $1,738,023
MDC/Richmond American Homes Foundation $1,658,053